Lenoir-Rhyne College

About Lenoir-Rhyne College
General Information
Academic Programs
Admission Requirements
Majors and Degree Programs
Tuition and Fees

About Lenoir-Rhyne College

In pursuit of the development of the whole person, Lenoir-Rhyne College seeks to liberate mind and spirit, clarify personal faith, foster physical wholeness, build a sense of community, and promote responsible leadership for service in the world. As an institution of the North Carolina Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, the College holds the conviction that wholeness of personality, true vocation, and the most useful service to God and the world are best discerned from the perspective of Christian faith. As a community of learning, the College provides programs of undergraduate, graduate, and continuing study committed to the liberal arts and sciences as a foundation for a wide variety of careers and as guidance for a meaningful life. November 2001

General Information


625 7th Avenue NE
Hickory, North Carolina 28603
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Phone Numbers

General Info: (828) 328-1741
Financial Aid Office: (828) 328-7304
Addmissions Office: (828) 328-7300

Type of College

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above


Academic Programs

Special Learning Opportunities (ROTC, Teacher Certification, Distance Learning, Study abroad, Weekend Evening)
Student Services (Counseling service, employment services, placement services, day care)
Credit Accepted (Dual credit, AP credits):
Dual Credit
Religious Affiliation: Evangelical Lutheran Church
Federal Aid:
Undergraduate Student Age:

Admission Requirements

Open admissions policy: No
Undergraduate application fee: 35
Number of applicants: 1693
Percent admitted: 83.1660
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
Completion of college-preparatory program: Recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT): Required
Percent of Students submitting SAT scores: 88%
Percent of Students submitting ACT scores: 19%
SAT Critical Reading 25th Percentile: 460
SAT Critical Reading 75th Percentile: 570
SAT Math 25th Percentile: 470
SAT Math 75th Percentile: 590
ACT Composite 25th Percentile: 17
ACT Composite 75th Percentile: 23

Majors and Degree Programs

Accounting X X
Art Teacher Education X
Arts Management X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Business Administration/Management X X
Business Teacher Education X
Business/Commerce, General X
Business/Commerce, General (New) X
Chemistry Teacher Education X
Chemistry, General X
Child Development X
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist X
Communications Studies/Speech Communication & Rhetoric X
Community Organization & Advocacy X
Computer & Information Sciences, General X
Counseling Psychology X
Counselor Education/School Counseling & Guidance Services X
Drama & Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Early Childhood Education & Teaching X
Economics, General X
Education, General X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments, Including Deafness X
Elementary Education & Teaching X X
English Language & Literature, General X
Environmental Studies (New) X
Finance, General X
French Language & Literature X
German Language & Literature X
Graphic Design (New) X
Health & Physical Education, General X
History, General X
Information Science/Studies X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X
International/Global Studies (New) X
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education & Teaching X
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching (NEW) X X
Latin Language & Literature X
Liberal Arts & Sciences/Liberal Studies X
Management Information Systems, General X
Management Science, General X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
Mathematics, General X
Music Performance, General X
Music Teacher Education X
Music, General X
Music, Other X
Nursing - Registered Nurse Training (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) X
Occupational Therapy/Therapist X X
Pastoral Counseling & Specialized Ministries, Other (New) X
Philosophy X
Philosophy & Religion, Other X
Physical Education Teaching & Coaching X
Physician Assistant X
Physics, General X
Political Science & Government, General X
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies X
Psychology, General X
Reading Teacher Education X
Religion/Religious Studies X
Religion/Religious Studies, Other (New) X
Religious Education X
Religious/Sacred Music X
Social Sciences, General X
Sociology X
Spanish Language & Literature X
Sport & Fitness Administration/Management X
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor X
Theology/Theological Studies X
Transportation/Transportation Management (New) X X
Youth Ministry (New) X

Tuition and Fees

In-state: $20180.00
Out-of-state: $20180.00
Books and supplies: $1000.00
Total Expense In State On Campus: $30810.00
Total Expense In State Off Campus: $31680.00
Total Expense In State Off Campus with Family: $23680.00
Total Expense Out of State On Campus: $30810.00
Total Expense Out of State Off Campus: $31680.00
Total Expense Out of State Off Campus with Family: $23680.00

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